Innovator’s Corner


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The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) has become a standard tool in many disciplines, including drug development, forensics, and in healthcare for diagnosing diseases and identifying bacteria and viruses. It was developed in the 1980s as a way to focus on a segment of DNA and copy it. Because significant amounts of a sample of DNA are necessary for molecular and genetic analyses, studies of isolated pieces of DNA are nearly impossible without…